A number of the effects achieved by the oil were not discovered at once, nor was it discovered by a single man, they are attributed to the northern masters of the early Renaissance. They technically perfect painting by introducing a combination of color and oil. Thus the whole color becomes warmer, brighter, more varied, and truer; the old bitterness disappears, and soft transitions, subtle nuances, and a unique expression are allowed.
Acrylic is a universal painting technique. It has the characteristics of various painting techniques: tempera - durability, watercolor - watercolor stain, fullness and pastel gouache, and oil paints - deep light color.
The technique is popular among contemporary artists primarily because of its properties.